Born November 10, 1987 D.J. Augustin played in the NBA mainly as a Guard during their playing career, season(s): 2009-2021. Darryl Gerard "D. J." Augustin Jr. is an American professional basketball player for the Houston Rockets of the National Basketball Association. He played college basketball for the University of Texas Longhorns from 2006 to 2008. He was drafted ninth overall by the Charlotte Bobcats in the 2008 NBA draft.